Zekelman and Everguard.ai sign safety-focused agreement

Zekelman and Everguard.ai sign safety-focused agreement

22nd October, 2020

Zekelman Industries, the largest independent North American manufacturer of hollow structural sections and steel pipe, and Everguard.ai, whose AI-based Sentri360™ solution provides proactive interventions to prevent and avoid industrial accidents and the billions in fees and LTIs they cause, are joining together to use AI and sensor fusion to increase safety measures at the steelmaker's facilities.

Global molybdenum production rises year-on-year in Q2, use falls

Global molybdenum production rises year-on-year in Q2, use falls

22nd October, 2020

Figures released by the International Molybdenum Association (IMOA) show that global production rose 3% to 148.2mlbs when compared to the previous quarter of 2020 and the same quarter of 2019.

Multi-million Euro rolling mill upgrade for NLMK Clabecq

Multi-million Euro rolling mill upgrade

22nd October, 2020

Belgium-based NLMK Clabecq, a leading producer of thin premium steel plates and part of the NLMK Group, has embarked on a 30 million euro project to upgrade its rolling mill. The company is a key player in the thin-gauge steel plate and in particular the quenched and tempered steel plates markets.

Latest issue: September 2020

September 2020

I’ve been looking back over recent leader articles, as I tend to do when it’s time to write this column. In truth, I always have a few ideas in my head. However, I notice that all of my missives, going back to March, revolve around COVID-19 and how we’re not out of the woods yet or we’ve got to stick it out and so forth.

Infact, when I look back over our news pages, it’s interesting to note that, early on, there are loads of virus-related images, but they fade out as the months pass. In this issue’s news pages there’s just one related graphic at the top left hand side of page seven, which is odd when you consider that global media companies are pedalling doom and gloom around a second wave of the pandemic.

The problem with trying to create a panic among the people with…